FAISALABAD: Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) severed 1,462 illegal gas connections in different parts of Faisalabad on Friday. According to a spokesman for the company, different teams conducted raids at Jhang Road and Jaranwala Road and found 1,462 illegal connections in various localities including Bashir Town, Ship Town, Bari Garden, Chak 109-RB and Johdan. The raiding teams immediately removed all these connections including 41 in Bashir Town, 237 in Ship Town, 241 in Bari Garden, 443 in Chak 109-RB and 500 in Johdan. “Cases are being registered against all those who got these illegal connections,” he added.
Published in The Express Tribune, November 19th, 2011.